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Old 06-01-2009, 07:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys
i finally bought my own set up, after renting for over 3 years

Rental bindings are set up at 20 and 0
ive got my new set up at 13 and -13. is this ok, like are there any guidelines to whats right and whats wrong?
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Old 06-01-2009, 07:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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If u feel comfortable riding duck stance u should be fine.. this is better for switch.. i'd say just keep tweaking it until u feel most comfortable
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Old 06-01-2009, 07:54 AM   #3 (permalink)
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yea soudns good to me
only thing is i havent ridin yet
so im goin off the feeling off standing in mi lounge room :P

ive strapped in and mucked round and tried to get the feeling, like triyn to imitate a jump and stuff, feels comfortable.

would it effect freeriding thou?
cause im more into hitting drops than switch
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Old 06-01-2009, 03:49 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It shouldn't affect your riding. However, biding set up is all about feel. So if it doesn't feel right when you're riding, adjust the settings.
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Old 06-01-2009, 06:10 PM   #5 (permalink)
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when you go on the hill bring a tool(screwdriver) and adjust as you take a couple of runs. If you feel comfortable in your living room strapped in you should be ok on the hill, FYI I ride 12/-12 and im comfy with that but it's all preference.
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Old 06-02-2009, 01:59 PM   #6 (permalink)
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how are you getting 20, and 13 when binding angles go in multiples of 3's?
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Old 06-03-2009, 11:32 AM   #7 (permalink)
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how are you getting 20, and 13 when binding angles go in multiples of 3's?
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Old 06-03-2009, 04:22 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Do what feels right to you. No one has the perfect setup for everyone, but you have to find the perfect setup for you. I ride 15/-15, my husband rides 15/-7, everyone is different, get a little tool set and just tweek it as you go.
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Old 06-04-2009, 06:14 AM   #9 (permalink)
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thanks heaps guys
ive modified it a little more to 15/-6
the 20 and 13 degrees was typo, was quite distracted wen i made the post
thanks for help , now i jsut gotta hit up the slopes
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